Nothing says cozy comfort like a toasty grilled cheese sandwich during the cold winter months. Curling up with a buttery and ooey-gooey cheesy sandwich accompanied by hot soup? Nothing better! With just a few additions, a grilled cheese sandwich can have a whole new personality, from gourmet to crisp, tangy, sharp or even spicy.
5 ways with grilled cheese
Amp up your regular grilled cheese recipe with the addition of just one or two ingredients to enjoy a gourmet grilled cheese sandwich, a kid-friendly alternative, or just an unexpected and fun flavour pairing.
5 ways to amp up a grilled cheese sandwich
1. Sweet ’n’ savoury grilled cheese with mozzarella and chutney
2. Pizza-inspired grilled cheese
If the family is craving pizza for lunch, offer up this pizza grilled cheese. Simply add sliced pepperoni to a mozzarella grilled cheese and grill as usual. Tip: Take it one step further by spreading a thin layer of Compliments Tomato & Basil sauce on the bread before adding the cheese and pepperoni.
4. Grilled cheese with chunky salsa
Grilled cheese with a chunky salsa is almost like a sandwich take on your go-to pub-fave nachos. Simply layer cheddar, Compliments Monterey Jack and mozzarella onto your sandwich, then spread on a coat of Compliments Organic Salsa spiced to your liking before grilling. Tip: To avoid a soggy sandwich, use a fork to scoop and drain the salsa before spreading over the cheese toast.